Chance the Rapper, Run the Jewels, Passion Pit, Geoff Rickly & more pay respects to Chester Bennington
Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington committed suicide and was found this morning. His bandmate Mike Shinoda confirmed the news. In the wake of his passing, several fellow musicians have paid their respects, including Chance the Rapper, Run the Jewels, Passion Pit, Best Coast, Geoff Rickly, Pusha T, Chuck D, Rihanna, Dam-Funk, The Mountain Goats, and more:
RIP Chester. Tragic ending. Condolences his family and friends and Linkin Park
— Lil Chano From 79th (@chancetherapper) July 20, 2017
rest in peace Chester Bennington.
— el-p (@therealelp) July 20, 2017
RIP Chester. Salutes and Condolences to Mike and Your band mates and big love and Condolences… https://t.co/bohnNYY5aF
— Killer Mike (@KillerMike) July 20, 2017
rip chester bennington
— #weneedscience (@passionpit) July 20, 2017
RIP. Mental health is not a joke. Heartbreaking https://t.co/31oKtz1HM6
— Best Coast (@BestCoast) July 20, 2017
I hate seeing the news of another singer passing this way. Sending love to Chester's friends and family. ❤️to his band mate brothers.
— Geoffrey Rickly (@GeoffRickly) July 20, 2017
— King Push (@PUSHA_T) July 20, 2017
Rest In Beats Chester from @linkinpark damn yo.
— Chuck D (@MrChuckD) July 20, 2017
R.I.P. to @linkinpark's Chester Bennington. Damn… He was tight. Made some good music.
— Focused⚡️DāM-FunK (@DaMFunK) July 20, 2017
— Low Talent EP (@owenpallett) July 20, 2017
Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington has committed suicide!?! Fucking seriously?
— Mina Caputo (@MinaCaputo) July 20, 2017
— Nile Rodgers (@nilerodgers) July 20, 2017
whoa. chester bennington's death is hitting hard. linkin park was genuinely my first favorite band, and was for so many others also.
— sinai vessel (@sinaivessel) July 20, 2017
chester bennington was my 1st celeb crush, linkin park was 1st band i learned on guitar, hybrid theory soundtracked 1st depression at 11 y/o
— emily reo (@emilyreo) July 20, 2017
Rest in Peace Chester Bennington
— Ozzfest (@TheOzzfest) July 20, 2017
I am in tears.Chester just told me how happy he was…..He was such a sweet and talented man……Ifeel so sad for his family,band mates and fans
— Nikki Sixx (@NikkiSixx) July 20, 2017
#LinkinPark means a lot of things to a lot of people…definitely means a lot to me…condolences to his family and my fellow LP heads…
— DROGASLight Out Now! (@LupeFiasco) July 20, 2017
Linkin Park meant a LOT to a lot of kids I used to take care of in treatments & placements & therefore to me, too. Very sad today.
— The Mountain Goats (@mountain_goats) July 20, 2017